Prior to joining FGA, Kim served as Deputy Chief of Staff for Kansas Governor Sam Brownback’s administration. During Brownback’s tenure, she also served as his Director of Appointments for Boards and Commissions and the Director of Personnel for then Governor- Elect Brownback’s transition team. Upon graduation from the University of Kansas with a degree in Human Biology, Kim’s early career began in the healthcare industry working for TAP Pharmaceuticals. She also worked part-time in the radio business and was afforded the opportunity to create and host a local radio talk show program known as “News You Need to Know” on KMAJ 1440 AM.
Kim has actively served her community as a Board member for Cair Paravel Latin School (CPLS), a Sunrise Optimist Board member, an American Heart Foundation physician recruitment coordinator, a Meals on Wheels volunteer, and a summer reader for the Capper Foundation. Currently, Kim serves as a board member for Jobs for America’s Graduates-Kansas, a Director for Kansas Delta Dental, a board member for the Eisenhower in Public Service Series, a member of the Kansas Capitol Preservation Committee, a volunteer for Topeka Civic Theatre and as an advisor for an anti-sex trafficking task force Freedom Now-USA. Kim, her husband Dr.Tim, and their three children reside in Topeka, Kansas.